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Humana Military Recognized for Commitment to Military Families

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Tuesday, November 17, 2009 8:56 am EST

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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HUM

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Military Healthcare Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), received the National Military Family Association’s (NMFA) Dr. Lowell G. Daun Award at the organization’s 40th Anniversary Reception in Washington D.C. on October 28, 2009. The award recognizes organizations for their significant contributions to the development of NMFA and its initiatives.

“We believe in the work NMFA does to protect and strengthen families of the men and women serving our country,” said Dave Baker, president and CEO of Humana Military. “They have impacted the lives of thousands of military families through their outreach and programs and we accept this award with pride.”

“Humana Military has been a consistent contributor to the National Military Family Association for almost a decade,” said Mary Scott, chairman of the Association’s Board of Governors. “They have responded swiftly and generously to our needs and those of military families and it is with great pleasure that we recognize them with the Dr. Lowell G. Daun Award.”

The National Military Family Association is the leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening and protecting the families of the men and women currently serving, retired, wounded or fallen. Military families serve our country with pride, honor and quiet dedication. They provide families of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Commissioned Corps of the USPHS and NOAA with information, work to get them their benefits, and offer programs that improve their lives. The Association’s 40 years of service and accomplishments have made them a trusted resource for military families and the nation’s leaders. To learn more, visit www.MilitaryFamily.org.

About Humana Military Healthcare Services

Humana Military, a wholly owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. and headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, has been a Department of Defense contractor for the administration of the TRICARE program since July 1, 1996. In August 2003, Humana Military was awarded the contract to provide health benefits support and services to approximately 3 million active duty and retired military and their eligible family members in the 10-state South Region. Humana Military was also awarded the Department of Defense’s contract to provide health care services and support for active duty service members and their families located in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, in February 2004. For more information about Humana Military, please visit www.humana-military.com.

About Humana

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the nation’s largest publicly traded health and supplemental benefits companies, with approximately 10.3 million medical members and approximately 7.3 million specialty-benefit members. Humana is a full-service benefits solutions company, offering a wide array of health and supplemental benefit plans for employer groups, government programs and individuals.

Over its 48-year history, Humana has consistently seized opportunities to meet changing customer needs. Today, the company is a leader in consumer engagement, providing guidance that leads to lower costs and a better health plan experience throughout its diversified customer portfolio.

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Contact:

Humana Military Healthcare Services
Julie Ice, 502-301-6982
jice@humana.com